Buni Returns To Yobe, Amidst Cheers From Residents, Civil Servants

BY HASSAN JIRGI, DAMATURU Hundreds of All Progressives Congress  (APC) supporters including youths, women and civil servants across the 17 local government areas of Yobe state storm the streets to welcome Buni after successful party assignment. However, the residents of

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APC Chairmanship: Engr Abdullahi Sule Sues For Calm Amongst Opposing Members

By David Christopher, Lafia Nasarawa state Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule has observed with concern recent unsavory outbursts, bickering , bitter exchanges and sometimes use of foul and unprintable language between supporters of prominent sons and political gladiators in the state

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2023: Appeal Court President Calls For Sensitization Of Electorate, Others

By Deborah Musa , Abuja The President of the Court of Appeal, Hon. Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem has called for the sensitization of politicians, stakeholders and the media ahead of the 2023 general elections.Hon. Justice Dongban-Mensem made the call in Abuja

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Renewed Attacks: Ortom Charges Benue Citizens To Arise And Defend The Land

By Abdulateef Bamgbose Following renewed attacks on Benue communities, the state Governor, Samuel Ortom has reiterated his call on the people  to rise up and defend themselves against forces bent on taking over their land.  He gave the charge in

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Kidnappers Storm Abuja, Abduct Traditional Ruler

By Ismaila Jimoh, Abuja Kidnappers stormed  Bukpe community in Kwali Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and abuducted  the traditional ruler of the community, Alhaji Hassan Shamidozhi in the process. According to the victim’s brother, Malam Jibrin Gimba

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Kwara Govt Denies Borrowing N93bn

Abdul Salaudeen, Ilorin Kwara State Government has denied borrowing N93 billion over the last three years, describing the claim by Saheed Popoola as false and “totally out of line.”  A statement by the Commissioner for Communications, Bode Towoju, said the

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Tribunal Stops Multichoice From Increasing Pay -TV Tariffs

Our Correspondent Competition and Consumer Protection Tribunal in Abuja has restrained Multichoice Nigeria Limited from increasing its tariff and cost of products and services slated to commence on April 1. The three-member tribunal presided over by Thomas Okosun, with Sola

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Union Threatens Strike Over 25% Deduction From NECO Account

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has kicked against the 25% deduction from the Treasury Single Account (TSA) of the National Examinations Council (NECO) by the Federal Government. The union, in a letter

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Woman, 39, Docked For Alleged Attack On Pregnant Neighbour  

A 39-year-old woman, Amaka Simeon, who allegedly pushed her eight-month-old pregnant neighbour on the floor, on Thursday appeared before a Surulere Chief Magistrates Court in Lagos. Simeon, of No. 31 Igbeyadu St., Orile Surulere, Lagos, pleaded not guilty to a

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Igbo Community In Sokoto Elect Executives

By Ibrahim Goronyo, Sokoto The Igbo General Assembly Sokoto has concluded campaigns and elections of its executive officers that made up 14 members to pilot its affairs for next four years. According to a release signed by its public relations

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